Madhubhashini Rathnayaka

Work History

Work History

Freelance Translator

ASSOCIATED NEWSPAPERS OF CEYLON LTD

SILUMINA(SINHALA) PAPER, THE.- Colombo, Sri Lanka Freelance translator Translate articles from popular English magazines such as Times and Newsweek into Sinhala language and publish them on under the“ Punkalasa” section.

Trainee Reporter

DEVELOPMET AND COMMUNICATION UNIT ASSOCIATED NEWSPAPERS OF CEYLON LTD
MINISTRY OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT-Colombo, Sri Lanka Trainee Reporter Reporting, press release development, translation and web content development Media monitoring

It Assistant

MOVEMENT FOR LAND AGRICULRAL REOFRM MONLAR ASSOCIATED NEWSPAPERS OF CEYLON LTD
Colombo, Sri Lanka IT Assistant Liaising with international partners Compile reports and information material Database management Assistance in creative work and translations

Freelance Journalist

DAILY NEWS(ENLGLISH) PAPER, THE
ASSOCIATED NEWSPAPERS OF CEYLON LTD.-Colombo, Sri Lanka Freelance Journalist Compile feature articles on different subjects such as arts, nature, agriculture and culture film reviews, book reviews and stage play reviews Conduct interviews with leading personalities in the areas of arts, agriculture, health, differently able citizens' rights and science and compile articles

Executive

SAVE THE CHILDREN INTERNATIONAL Public Relations(PR)
Executive Develop, implement and monitor client oriented Public Relations strategies Responsible in media relations Organize public relations events, develop press releases, fact sheets and other promotionalmaterial(i.e press conference) Media monitoring and research Work with advertising and marketing partners for strategic PR approach

Advocacy Coordinator

SAVE THE CHILDREN INTERNATIONAL
Colombo, Sri Lanka Communications, Media and Advocacy Coordinator Responsible for timely donor specific reporting and external(local and international) and internal communications, including during emergencies Support the planning, developing, implementation and monitoring of Media, Advocacy initiatives and campaigns Responsible for the preparation of content and regular updating of the Save the Children website and responsible for the effective and correct brand promotion of the organization as a rights based organization and co-ordinate compilation of public reports, other relevant documents and photographs for the Save the Children, Sri Lanka country office Prepare and make presentations on the Save the Children and Child Right at external meetings, prepare speeches, power point and audio visual presentationsfor management as required. Also represent Save the Children at relevant external meetings The focal point for the production of organization's publications and advice partners on materials which are published jointly. Support all program units with their publications. Provide advice and guidance to all the program and district teams in their reporting, branding and publicity work/events Organize press conferences, campaigns, outreach events, launches and media visits for local and international media. Support in conducting research studies Managing small scale projects(i.e. child led emergency response) BATES STRATEGIC ALLIANCE-Colombo, Sri Lanka

Education

Education

UNIVERSITY OF KELANIYA

University of Oklahoma

Certificate

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

B.A

UNIVERSITY OF COLOMBO SCHOOL OF COMPUTING

Post/Graduate

UNIVERSITY OF KELANIYA

Post/Graduate

Colombo

MASTERS

UNIVERSITY OF COLOMBO

Development Studies

Skills

Skills

INTERNAL COMMUNICATION

EMERGENCY RESPONSE